AgRiDOC joins Training on Hybrid Rice Seed Production

During the hands-on demo on hybrid rice seed fertilization at BINTIKU, Surallah, South Cotabato.

To further enhance the knowledge of the AgRiDOC participants on Hybrid Rice Production and help in the hybridization program of the Department of Agriculture, the 25 AgRiDOCs attended the Training on Hybrid Rice Seed Production last September 24-28, 2018 at Venue88, General Santos City. Among the other participants are prospective hybrid rice seed growers from all over Region XII.

The 5-day training is being facilitated by the hybrid rice promotion team from the Philippine Rice Research Institute- Central Experiment Station in Muñoz, Nueva Ecija. The training is a combination of lecture and hands-on activity in partnership with BINTIKU Multi-Purpose Cooperative of Surallah who lend their hybrid rice seed production area for the demo.

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